Definitions for fraisefreɪz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a defense of pointed stakes projecting from the ramparts in a horizontal or an inclined position.

    Category: Fortification

Origin of fraise:

1765–75; < F, der. of fraiser to frizzle, curl < Oc frezar蠐 Gmc; cf. OE frīs curled

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fraise(noun)

    a ruff for the neck worn in the 16th century

  2. fraise(noun)

    sloping or horizontal rampart of pointed stakes


  1. fraise(Verb)

    To terrify; endanger.

  2. Origin: From fraisen, from freasian, frasian, from fraisōnan, from per-. Cognate with vresen, vreisen, friste, fresta, freista. More at fraist.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fraise(noun)

    a large and thick pancake, with slices of bacon in it

  2. Fraise(noun)

    a defense consisting of pointed stakes driven into the ramparts in a horizontal or inclined position

  3. Fraise(noun)

    a fluted reamer for enlarging holes in stone; a small milling cutter

  4. Fraise(verb)

    to protect, as a line of troops, against an onset of cavalry, by opposing bayonets raised obliquely forward


  1. Fraise

    Fraise was an American Thoroughbred racehorse best known for winning the 1992 Breeders' Cup Turf.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a type of small juicy red fruit.

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